The Daily Eastern News

Men’s soccer travels for makeup game at Cincinnati

Senior Davis Wegmann fights for ball control with Western Illinois' defender Jamison Kozar Saturday at Lakeside Field. The Panthers defeated the Leathernecks 2-0 for their third win in a row.

Mark Shanahan, Assistant Sports Editor

October 31, 2016

Currently on a three-game winning streak, the Eastern men’s soccer team will try to keep the winning momentum going in its final non-conference matchup against the Cincinnati Bearcats Tuesday night. The match is a makeup for the Oct. 19 postponed match between the two. The trip to Cincinnati will...

Men’s soccer team extends win streak to 3

Mark Shanahan, Assistant Sports Editor

October 30, 2016

The Eastern men’s soccer team continued its success with a 2-0 win over Western on Saturday. The Panthers are now on a three-game winning streak and improve to 5-9-1 on the season and 2-3 in conference play. Eastern kept its postseason hopes alive with the win and Western is still alive, but ...

Men’s soccer team hosting Western for final home game

Freshman defender Anton Olsson attempts to ground a high ball sent down the field from Fort Wayne goalkeeper Jorge Trujillo during the Panthers' 1-0 win Sunday at the west practice field. Olsson had one shot in the match.

Mark Shanahan, Assistant Sports Editor

October 27, 2016

The Eastern men’s soccer team faces off with in-state rival the Western Illinois Leathernecks Saturday afternoon as the Panthers try to keep their postseason chances alive. Eastern comes into the match at 4-9-1 and 1-3 in Summit League play. They are on a two-game winning streak after a big 1-0 victo...

Novotny wins Co-Defensive Player of the Week

Junior goalkeeper Mike Novotny blocks a shot by Fort Wayne junior midfielder Edel Ensaldo Bustos during the Panthers’ 1-0 win Sunday at the west practice field. Novotny made six saves in the match.

JJ Bullock, Men's Soccer Reporter

October 24, 2016

After turning in an impressive seven save performance to help Eastern earn their first conference win of the year on Sunday, Panther junior goalkeeper Mike Novotny was named the Summit League co-defensive player of the week. "It's a pretty cool feeling being named one of the defensive players of the...

Men’s soccer wins 1-0 over IPFW

Freshman forward Alex Castaneda moves the ball downfield during the Panthers’ 1-0 win against Fort Wayne Sunday at the west practice field. Castaneda scored Eastern’s lone goal as the team earned its first Summit League win of the season.

JJ Bullock, Men's Soccer Reporter

October 23, 2016

Eastern freshman Alex Castaneda sent the Panther bench into a frenzy when he made what would be the game deciding goal with 14 minutes to play in the second half of Eastern's 1-0 win over Indiana University-Purdue Fort Wayne Sunday. The goal by Castaneda was a rocket ball from outside the box that...

Eastern women’s soccer team finishing season on the road

Phil Delma, Women's Soccer Reporter

October 20, 2016

  The women’s soccer team will head into its last three regular season games of the Ohio Valley Conference on the road, having finished its last home game with a 1-0 victory against Austin Peay. Eastern’s result over the Governors marks the first win in Ohio Valley Conference play since...

Men’s soccer team in must-win mode

Mark Shanahan, Assistant Sports Editor

October 20, 2016

With three games remaining in the season, the time is now for the Eastern men’s soccer team to win if they want a chance at the postseason tournament. The remaining games are all Summit League matchups, and Eastern is fortunate to have the next two on its home field. First up is the Fort Wayne Mast...

Three games remain for men’s soccer

Mark Shanahan, Assistant Sports Editor

October 19, 2016

The Eastern men’s soccer team was rained out on Wednesday night at Cincinnati for its final non-conference game. Looking ahead, Eastern has three games remaining this year, all against Summit League opponents. Luckily for the Panthers, two of the final three games will be played at Lakeside Fiel...

Men’s soccer team finishing up non-conference play

Mark Shanahan, Assistant Sports Editor

October 18, 2016

  Following their first road victory of the season, the Eastern men’s soccer team will try to keep the ball rolling in its final non-conference matchup against the Cincinnati Bearcats on Wednesday night. The trip to Cincinnati concludes a four-game road trip, which the Panthers are c...

Women’s soccer set for final home matches

Tyler McCluskey, Women's Soccer Reporter

October 12, 2016

The women’s soccer team will host two teams this weekend to close out the home portion of their schedule. The Panthers (4-9) have seen two wins in their last six games. Each of those games has been decided by one goal. In their last match against Morehead State, the Panthers lost off an own goal...

Men’s soccer team snaps losing streak

Mark Shanahan, Assistant Sports Editor

October 11, 2016

    A big six save performance from junior goalkeeper Mike Novotny helped the Eastern men’s soccer team end a seven-game losing streak on Tuesday night. Eastern beat the Northern Illinois Huskies, 1-0, with a goal from sophomore Brendan McDonough in the second half. This was the...

Men’s soccer heads north for match with NIU

Mark Shanahan, Assistant Sports Editor

October 10, 2016

With a seven-game losing streak and almost a month since the last win, the time is now for the Eastern men’s soccer team to turn it around with a trip to face the Northern Illinois Huskies on Tuesday night. While they haven’t been winning, they also haven’t been scoring. The Panthers have...

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